President suggests citizens may already have antibodies that help virus ‘not to proliferate’, as cases rise to nearly 3,000Coronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverageBrazil’s president Jair Bolsonaro has tried to reassure his citizens over the threat of coronavirus by claiming Brazilians can bathe in excrement “and nothing happens”.As Brazil’s Covid-19 death toll rose to 77, Bolsonaro scotched the idea Latin America’s biggest economy could soon face a situation as severe as the United States, where there have been more than 1,000 deaths and more than 83,000 cases. Continue reading…
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Author : Tom Phillips in Rio de Janeiro
Publish date : 2020-03-27 00:25:05
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